You asked: Who was involved in the 1976 Olympic boycott?

What nations boycotted the 1980 Olympics?

These included Japan and West Germany, where Chancellor Schmidt was able to convince the West German Olympic Committee to support the boycott. China, the Philippines, Chile, Argentina and Canada also boycotted the Games entirely.

Why were the 1984 Olympics boycotted?

The 1984 Games were boycotted by a total of fourteen Eastern Bloc countries, including the Soviet Union and East Germany, in response to the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow in protest of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan; Romania was the only Eastern Bloc state that opted to attend the Games …

Who won the Olympics in 1976?

Men’s events

Event Gold Silver
100 m freestyle Jim Montgomery United States 50.81
200 m freestyle Bruce Furniss United States 1:50.50
400 m freestyle Brian Goodell United States 3:52.54
1500 m freestyle Brian Goodell United States 15:03.91
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